Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

M-289 - Plane group inspection Mr Keys [An overhead view of six planes, including a Curtiss Condor CO Transport (Condor 18, B-20), parked at an unidentified airport. Several men are seen examing the aircraft. Five automobiles are parked outside a fence.Several aircraft registration numbers can be seen - Curtiss Robin 4C (Model 50E) r/n X8336, Curtiss Robin J-1 (Model 50H) r/n 12H, r/n NX8690 and Curtiss Carrier Pigeon II r/n 985H.]

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560


Glass negatives

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